Beware the WCM Vendor Trying to Be Your Integrator

  • August 3, 2015

We increasingly see WCM vendors putting pressure on their SI partners to become more like loyal resellers. For WCM, you don't want a reseller. Look for independent services firms that know a small handful of tools really, really well. Then work only with those integrators and consultancies who will sit on your side of the table, rather than just parrot the vendor line...

How can you distinguish among .NET WCM vendors?

  • June 3, 2015

If you simply make a feature matrix, nearly all of these players will check nearly all the boxes: segmentation, content repurposing, microsite management, campaigns, marketing platform integration, and so on.

When you start looking deeper, some significant differences emerge....

New Reference Models for Your Digital Workplace

  • May 6, 2015

Many of our enterprise subscribers recognize that they need to reverse this equation and focus on employee experience "on the glass.".However, this quest gets hampered by a lack of practical frameworks that assess current state, analyze the environment from multiple vantage points, and help charter a custom roadmap.

So today we're sharing...

Is Adobe AEM Sites a CMS of Last Resort?

  • April 14, 2015

In almost any business technology marketplace, for any given era, there's a vendor whose solution emerges as the most complex and therefore typically the most expensive of the lot. In the Web Content & Experience Management (WCM) marketplace, that position is held today by Adobe with its "Adobe Experience Management Sites" (AEM Sites) offering...

Web CMS - Mind the Gaps

  • February 13, 2015

A practical digital team will carefully assess both what the tools can really do, as well as their own capacity to exploit emerging capabilities. In particular, you will want to mind two key gaps...

What to Make of the Ektron and EPiServer Merger

  • January 30, 2015

In the real world -- the world where you labor every day -- these technologies are not going to mesh. A "single platform" is a PowerPoint-only pipe dream. Investors can dream, but what about you the customer?...

Participate in our WCM customer survey

  • January 22, 2015

If you are an end-user of WCM technology, please participate. In exchange for ten minutes of your time, we'll send you a summary of the findings once complete...

RSG hiring - Boston, Washington, Philadelphia

  • January 17, 2015

  • Technology Researcher - entry level (Greater Washington DC or Philadelphia area)
  • Technology Analyst - junior or mid-career (DC or Philly)
  • New Business Manager - junior or mid-career (Greater Boston)

Growth and Turmoil in the WCM Mid-Market

  • January 12, 2015

As a buyer, what to make of this? We'll share some broader marketplace trends with our subscribers shortly, but in the meantime, I'm pleased to announce a significant update to our WCM vendor evaluations, with a particular emphasis on the major, .NET-oriented players...